Flood Warning issued July 21 at 9:51PM EDT expiring July 22 at 10:51AM EDT in effect for: Pasco
A police investigation Monday morning closed Interstate 4 at SR 559 near Polk City for a couple of hours, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Troopers said a man jumped off of the SR-559 overpass into the eastbound lanes of I-4 just after 7:00 a.m., and was struck by two eastbound vehicles.
The man was declared deceased at the scene.
All eastbound traffic was being diverted at the exit of SR-559 and was able to re-enter on the eastbound on-ramp.
The highway was reopened around 9:30 a.m.